January 30, 1974
49 years old
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
82 kg | 181 lbs
46 in | 116 cm
11 US | 44 EU
31 in | 79 cm
Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, on January 30, 1974, is an English actor.
Young Christian Bale first began his career in a commercial for fabric softener Lenor (1982) and in Pac-Man cereal commercial (1983).
He landed his stage debut in West End production of "The Nerd" (1984), at the age of ten.
He got his television debut in biographical movie Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna (1986) in role as Tsarevich Alexei.
He made his big screen debut in drama fantasy film Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987) in role as Jum-Jum / Benke.
Bale's breakthrough performance came as Jim Graham in epic war movie Empire of the Sun (1987) at the age of 13.
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Christian Bale is 49 years old.
Christian Bale net worth is around 80 million dollars.
He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Dick "Dicky" Eklund in biographical sports drama movie The Fighter (2010).
He portrayed Bruce Wayne / Batman in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight film trilogy:
Batman Begins (2005)
The Dark Knight (2008), for which he won the Empire Award for Best Actor
The Dark Knight Rises (2012), for which he was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor in an Action Movie
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his role as Irving Rosenfeld in black comedy crime film American Hustle (2013).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role also won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his role as Dick Cheney in biographical comedy drama movie Vice (2018).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his role as Michael Burry in biographical comedy drama film The Big Short (2015).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his role as Ken Miles in biographical drama movie Ford v Ferrari (2019).
He won the Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film for his role as Jim Graham in epic war movie Empire of the Sun (1987).
He was nominated for the Empire Award for Best British Actor for his role as Patrick Bateman in black comedy psychological horror film American Psycho (2000).
He was nominated for the People's Choice Award for Favorite Action Star for his role as John Connor in science fiction action film Terminator Salvation (2009).
He was nominated for the European Film Audience Award for Best European Actor for his role as Trevor Reznik in psychological thriller film The Machinist (2004).
He won the Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award for his role as Jack Rollins / Pastor John in musical drama movie I'm Not There (2007).
He was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Dieter Dengler in epic war drama movie Rescue Dawn (2007).
Velvet Goldmine (1998) musical drama as Arthur Stuart
Shaft (2000) action thriller as Walter Wade Jr.
Equilibrium (2002) dystopian science fiction action as John Preston
Harsh Times (2005) thriller crime as Jim Davis
The Prestige (2006) psychological thriller as Alfred Borden / Fallon
3:10 to Yuma (2007) Western as Dan Evans
Public Enemies (2009) biographical mob drama as Melvin Purvis
Out of the Furnace (2013) drama as Russell Baze
Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) epic biblical adventure drama as Moses
Knight of Cups (2015) experimental drama as Rick
The Promise (2016) historical drama as Christopher "Chris" Myers
Hostiles (2017) Western as Captain Joseph J. Blocker
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022) superhero as Gorr the God Butcher
Amsterdam (2022) comedy thriller as Burt Berendsen
He played Ben Harris in drama miniseries Heart of the Country (1987).
Attended Bournemouth School in Dorset, England.
He is also trained in ballet.
Has two older sisters: Louise, Sharon and half-sister, Erin.
He is animal lover.
He was good friend with actor Heath Ledger.
He was the first non-American actor to play Batman.
Loves video games.
He voiced Bruce Wayne / Batman in video game Batman Begins (2005).
Supporter of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Greenpeace and the World Wildlife Fund.
Huge fan of the Terminator movies.
Received U.S. citizenship in 2014.
Lives in Santa Monica, California.
He dated Anna Friel (1998-1999) and Samantha Mathis (1994).
He married Sandra "Sibi" Blažić in 2000, they have a daughter, Emmeline and a son, Joseph.